DBIA Conceptual Estimating Course

By on August 28, 2017
10/06/2017 @ 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Siemens Industry, Inc.
11612 Lilburn Park Rd
St. Louis, MO 63146
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Conceptual Estimating Course – SIX CEUS

The DBIA Mid-America Region is proud to offer this one-day educational session. One of the hallmarks of design-build project delivery is early knowledge of costs. This course will introduce the fundamentals of conceptual estimating and how to go about assessing risk and calculating costs before the design is complete.

October 6, 2017
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Siemens Industry, Inc.
11612 Lilburn Park Road
St. Louis, MO 63146

This course will:

  • Introduce estimating fundamentals in general
  • Describe the various influences affecting building costs
  • Describe the various types of estimates
  • Explain the fundamental principles of conceptual estimating
  • Describe the role of the estimator in the design-build team
  • Describe how estimates are organized using standard estimating formats
  • Explain the fundamental concepts of value engineering
  • Describe the various checks and balances needed to ensure the reliability of the estimate
  • Use of conceptual estimates in proposal evaluations
  • Explain how to manage and control costs throughout the design process

DBIA Member     $375
Owner Member     $275
Owner Non-Member     $375
Non-Member     $675


For more information, please contact Regional Education Co-Chairman Van Wiskur, P.E., DBIA  at vwiskur@se3.us / 816.651.4809 or Chris Pelton at chris.pelton@siemens.com / 314.560.9829.

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